Falkenberg is a town in the province of Halland on the Swedish west coast. The town is located at the mouth of the river Ätran. The area boasts sandy beaches, forests, lakes and a wide range of events, sights and activities.
There are a number of interesting museums to visit including the attractions at the Eco Museum in lower Ätradalen where you can experience museums, ancient remains, beautiful nature areas and much more. The Gekås Ullared shopping complex is also a major attraction for visitors.
Falkenberg has many bars and restaurants. There is everything from cosy cafés to gourmet restaurants and pub evenings with troubadours to dance evenings with top Swedish orchestras.
Things to See & Do
* Skrea Strand beach
* Gekås Ullared
* Town centre
* Salmon fishing
Cruise Season - March - Nov
Currency - Swedish krona (SEK)
Language - Swedish
Land Area -14.54 km²
Population - 20,000 approx
Electricity - 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code - + 46
Port Location - The port of Falkenberg is located 2 km's from the town centre.
Transport Links - The town is accessed by rail and bus.